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Orthopedic Coding Alert

Procedures: Walk Correct Coding Path With Clavicular Fractures

- Published on Wed, Jul 04, 2018
Remember difference between open and closed treatments. Patients presenting to the orthopedist with clavicular fractures could possibly present several coding hurdles. If you’re up to speed on all the relevant terms, however, these procedures aren’t as much of a load to shoulder. Challenges: Knowing the difference between an open and closed fracture treatment is elemental when choosing the correct code; [...]

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